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  1. 'Presidential race logjam to end soon'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... Yair Lapid reportedly intends to permit his party's MKs to endorse candidates. The race to succeed President Shimon Peres will heat up by the end of the month when Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid intends to permit his faction's 19 MKs to endorse ...

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  2. Weibo May Look Like Twitter, But Its IPO Probably Won'tRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... films and press appearances to more than 5 million followers. Prominent politicians like David Cameron and Shimon Peres are on it talking about their travels, though with significantly smaller followings. No, it's not Twitter, but rather Weibo , a ...

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  3. Peres offers personal condolences to Mizrachi widowRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    President Shimon Peres spoke on Wednesday night with Haddas Mizrahi, the widow of Baruch Mizrahi and told her that her husband had been "the quiet pride of the nation."

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  4. Israeli Settler Priests Prepare to Build Holy Temple, Resume Animal SacrificesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Make the World a Better Place

    ... spark that was the settler movement then. No one could foresee that from a tiny protest in Sebastia led by Shimon Peres, this incipient movement would, in effect, become a hidden elite actually controlling the Israeli government and political ...

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  5. Amar'e Stoudemire Not Ruling Out Move To Jerusalem When Contract ExpiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... and am still in great health, it would be great. I have one more year left on my deal and we'll go from there." Shimon Peres, the president of Israel, invited Stoudemire to join his country's national basketball team during the six-time All Star's ...

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  6. Attack on Israeli Army post by right-wing Jewish settlers brings fear of a new threatRead the original story

    Tuesday | Fox News

    ... Jewish settlers while carrying out their duties has prompted a severe backlash from the mainstream. President Shimon Peres, seemingly mindful of the potential internal unrest the incident make provoke, urged, "The damage this [the burning of the ...

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  7. Shin Bet Gags Reporting on Secret Arrest of Israeli-Palestinian Journalist-ActivistRead the original story

    Monday | Make the World a Better Place

    ... pilgrimages to their holy sites outside Israel. The chief Druze religious leader appealed in recent days to Shimon Peres to intervene on behalf of priests who've been arrested for such pilgrimages. Israeli Jews from Arab countries, on the other ...

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  8. Patrick Seale in IsraelRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Commentary Magazine

    ... Ezer Weizman (who gave Seale a Golan-must-go interview ), and former prime ministers Yitzhak Shamir and Shimon Peres. Uri Saguy, a former head of military intelligence and Barak's expected point man on Syria, took Seale to the Golan, where Saguy ...

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  9. A peace pioneerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... I was director- general of the Foreign Ministry at the time, and had been dispatched by then-foreign minister Shimon Peres to a first meeting with the PLO in Oslo. Ron was due to brief me on his previous talks with the Palestinians in Oslo, which ...

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  10. Peres visits soldiers on Israel's northern border on eve of PassoverRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Peres tells soldiers. His long and distinguished career in Israel's defense establishment has left President Shimon Peres with a permanent positive sentiment toward the Israel Defense Forces. Whenever possible, Peres tries to visit with an IDF unit ...

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  11. Israeli peace activist Ron Pundak dies at 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... later, peace remains elusive and the latest Israeli-Palestinian peace talks are in disarray. Israeli President Shimon Peres eulogized Pundak as a "warrior for peace," saying that he "dedicated his entire adult life to the fight for peace between us ...

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  12. Syrian Civil War Damaging Israeli Security, Says Top IDF OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    President Shimon Peres visited the northern border on Sunday, in a pre-Passover visit in which he met with top IDF officers in several parts of the country.

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  13. Ron Pundak | Peace activist, 59Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Philly.com

    ... them - created the Palestinian Authority and set up autonomous zones for Palestinians. Israeli President Shimon Peres eulogized Mr. Pundak as a "warrior for peace," saying that he "dedicated his entire adult life to the fight for peace between us ...

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  14. Oslo architect Ron Pundak dead at 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Ma'an News Agency

    ... Friday, aged 59, Israeli daily Haaretz reported. In the early 1990s, with the approval of then foreign minister Shimon Peres, Pundak and fellow Israeli academic Yair Hirschfeld forged a secret channel of communications with the PLO in Norway, at a ...

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  15. Israeli peace activist Ron Pundak diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Detroit Free Press

    ... peace remains elusive and the latest Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiation are in disarray.Israeli President Shimon Peres eulogized Pundak as a "warrior for peace," saying on Friday that Pundak "dedicated his entire adult life to the fight for peace ...

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  16. Peres Praises Oslo Architect 'Peace Fighter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    President Shimon Peres eulogized Ron Pundak on Friday, after the 1993 Oslo Accords architect passed away at the age of 59 earlier in the day, following a long bout with cancer.

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  17. Architect of Oslo Accords Ron Pundak diesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... in the Norwegian capital led to the signing of the first Oslo Accord on the White House lawn in late 1993. Shimon Peres, who was then Foreign Minister and authorised the secret talks, initially without informing Prime Minister Rabin, said: "Ron ...

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  18. "The Prime Ministers" a front-row seat for Israeli historyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Denver Post

    ... and political adviser under Israeli prime ministers Levi Eshkol, Golda Meir, Yitzhak Rabin, Menachem Begin and Shimon Peres - had such a front-row seat to history that he had to write a book about it. Titled "The Prime Ministers," his 2010 memoir ...

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  19. Yitzhar leaders: Stop the violence or we quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Jerusalem Post

    ... Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni and President Shimon Peres have all condemned the violence. Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon has been particularly harsh and has three times this week, ...

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  20. Can We Trust What Israeli Leaders Say on Iran?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Nation

    Israeli President Shimon Peres visited Vienna ahead of the latest round of nuclear talks between Iran and world powers there this week.

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